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Jennifer Higdon completes first Nemmers residency

October 24, 2018

The Bienen School of Music recently hosted composer Jennifer Higdon for the first of two Nemmers Prize residencies.

Solti Foundation U.S. honors Elizabeth Buccheri

October 18, 2018

The Solti Foundation U.S. recently honored Elizabeth Buccheri, retired senior lecturer of the Bienen School of Music, at its annual Solti Night Benefit.

Bienen School of Music hosts fourth annual Skyline Piano Artist series

October 18, 2018

 Six internationally acclaimed pianists will take the stage when Northwestern's Bienen School of Music presents the fourth annual Skyline Piano Artist Series.

Thomas W. Miller (1930-2018)

October 16, 2018

Thomas W. Miller, former dean of the Northwestern University School of Music, died Sunday, October 7, at age 88.

Through Students’ Eyes: Asia Tour Reflections

October 10, 2018

Four Bienen School students reflect on their unique experiences in Asia during NUSO’s 2018 tour, as told to Noelle Ike.

Dover Quartet’s Bienen School residency continues in the 2018-19 season

October 8, 2018

The award-winning Dover Quartet will return to Northwestern University’s Bienen School of Music, extending their residency into the 2018-2019 season.

Schamberger Brings Modern Themes to Opera Stage

October 5, 2018

Northwestern University Opera Theater’s most recent season demonstrated the breadth of human emotion under the creative leadership of Joachim Schamberger, Bienen School director of opera.

Nemmers Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon to visit Bienen School Oct. 15 to 20

October 1, 2018

The Bienen School of Music welcomes Jennifer Higdon, winner of the Michael Ludwig Nemmers Prize in Music Composition, Oct. 15 to 20 for the first of two Nemmers Prize residencies.

2018-19 opera season and vocal master classes announced

September 27, 2018

Under Joachim Schamberger’s direction, the 2018-19 opera lineup will include Britten’s “The Turn of the Screw” and Stravinsky’s “The Rake’s Progress,” with a third production to be announced for May 2019.

Bienen School website wins design awards

September 14, 2018

The Bienen School’s new website has won three CSS Design Awards. The site has been recognized for its superior user interface, user experience and innovation. 

Bienen School announces 26th annual Segovia Classical Guitar season

September 14, 2018

Series includes Grammy winner Paul O’Dette and the Chicago debut of Tengyue Zhang.

Trombone quartet wins international competition

August 29, 2018

The eNq, a Bienen School of Music trombone quartet, won first place in the 2018 International Trombone Association Quartet Competition.

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